Creating Characters Readers Will Love (Self-Paced)

Great characters can make or break a story and in this class you'll learn how to create one readers will love.

Have you ever read and a book and not been able to get a character out of your mind? Some it's the character or characters that separate an okay book from a keeper.
In this class you'll learn all about creating characters who readers will love and long remember and you'll use some exercises to help you with the process.

If you have any questions about this class please contact Susan at

Intended Audience: beginning and established writers, authors

Lesson One-What exactly is a great character?
Lesson Two-The Character Interview
Lesson Three-Top Ten Lists
Lesson 4-The Bucket List
Lesson Five-Memorable People/Events
Lesson Six-A Conversation
Lesson Seven-Stuck in an Elevator
Lesson Eight-A Short Story
Lesson Nine-First Three Pages
Lesson Ten-Saying Goodbye

What's included

  • 10 High quality lessons

  • Works on all devices
  • Certificate of completion

Susan Palmquist


Susan Palmquist is the bestselling author of 100 plus books, including non-fiction, romance and mystery novels. For the last ten years she's been tutoring for an online school and teaching workshops for chapters of The Romance Writer's of America. In 2017 she launched her coaching and mentoring service and runs a writing blog. Find out more at and